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From Luxor: 7-Night Nile River Cruise

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From Luxor: 7-Night Nile River Cruise

From £654.33 per person

Explore the legendary sites of Egypt on a Nile river cruise and experience many of its ancient wonders along the way. Visit Luxor, Aswan, Abu Simbel, and much more and enjoy a hot air balloon ride over the River Nile on this 7-day cruise.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Mobile ticketing
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Duration 8 days
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Your hotel in Luxor or Luxor International Airport
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the magnificent temples of Luxur and Aswan
  • Marvel at the breathtaking architecture of Abu Simbel, an ancient wonder of the world
  • Discover the east and west bank's of Luxor and enjoy a sunrise hot air balloon ride over the city
Full description
Day 1: Luxor After getting picked up from Luxor International Airport or your hotel, board your motor boat and travel downstream to the West Bank. Here, see sights such as the Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Carter House, where you can admire treasures belonging to Tutankhamun. Later, head back to the hotel and rest for a while before heading out to explore the city of Luxor and its old market. Day 2: Luxor Rise before sunrise and enjoy the experience of a lifetime as you take a hot air balloon ride over the city. Watch as the sunlight illuminates the city and its surroundings before heading back to the boat. Sail through ancient villages and beautiful islands and discover true Egyptian culture whilst on-board. Arrive at Esna in the evening. Day 3: Edfu - Kom Ombo Arrive in the city of Edfu in the morning and enjoy a traditional horse and carriage ride to Edfu temple, the largest Ptolemaic temple in Egypt.   In the afternoon, travel to Kom Ombo, enjoying a refreshing drink on the boat’s sun deck as you cruise. In Kom Ombo, visit the city’s unique temple, dedicated to two gods, and discover the contrasting architecture of both sides. Day 4: Aswan Today, cruise to Aswan, a city famous for its Nubian culture. After breakfast, head to the Temple of Isis on Philae Island and visit the High Dam which provides electricity to the residents of the Nile. Later, enjoy some free time to discover the city and its ancient market. Day 5: Abu Simbel Arrive at the ancient wonder of Abu Simbel in the morning and spend the day exploring this temple complex, one of the most important in the world. Day 6: Aswan Today, begin the journey back to Luxor, visiting Nubian islands and villages that you will pass whilst cruising. Day 7: Cruising Spend the day at your leisure onboard the boat, cruising back to Luxor. Day 8: Luxor After breakfast, enjoy a tour of the East Bank of Luxor. Visit the Karnak temple, the biggest temple complex in the world, as well as the beautiful Luxor temple. At the end of your tour, get dropped off back at your accommodation or at the airport in Luxor.
Includes
  • 5-star 7-night Nile cruise
  • Cabin with all facilities
  • Meals
  • All sites mentioned in the programme
  • Airport/hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tour guide
  • Horse and carriage
  • Motor boat
  • Hot air balloon ride
  • Taxes and charges
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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  • The tour begins and ends in Luxor.
  • The tour departs every Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Thursday and Friday.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 3 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.5/5
  • Transportation
    4/5
  • Value for money
    3.5/5

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At Blue Shadow, very friendly staff who warm welcomes you and greets you everytime. Everybody paying attention to every detail to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Really felt at home. Our guide Ahmed has always keen to give detailed information and aswers every question. Really enjoyed it!

21 August 2021

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7 January 2020

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Egyptologists travel agents was our tour operator. We are a couple. We booked and paid for a private Tour for 7 days, but other people and small group of people joined in during all our excursions. We were not alone with the guide. I can’t understand how they sell a private tour which is in fact a group tour from the beginning to the end. Im definitely desapointed with that and not happy at all

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28 January 2020

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